BofA mortgage claim sets spectacular precedent

Bank of America may be close to paying $8.5bn to end the putback dispute that it is involved in with a group of 22 institutional investors including BlackRock, Pimco, MetLife and the Federal Reserve of New York.

  • 29 Jun 2011

The bank paid Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac $3bn in putback claims in January, followed by a $1.1bn claim to Assured Guaranty in April.

Most of the claims related to mortgages originated by Countrywide Financial, which BofA bought in January 2008. The investors have argued that Countrywide failed to follow underwriting guidelines, ...

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Bookrunners of Global Covered Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 UniCredit 10,226.87 87 6.02%
2 HSBC 9,674.59 50 5.69%
3 LBBW 8,393.04 48 4.94%
4 Natixis 7,217.47 36 4.25%
5 UBS 7,025.55 38 4.13%

Bookrunners of Global FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 52,051.78 238 5.84%
2 Citi 51,670.64 278 5.79%
3 JPMorgan 51,080.22 263 5.73%
4 Morgan Stanley 37,731.07 213 4.23%
5 Goldman Sachs 35,336.68 307 3.96%

Bookrunners of Dollar Denominated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 42,487.11 196 11.16%
2 JPMorgan 40,694.28 200 10.69%
3 Citi 40,470.97 213 10.63%
4 Morgan Stanley 27,539.54 145 7.24%
5 Goldman Sachs 27,138.47 257 7.13%

Bookrunners of Euro Denominated Covered Bond Above €500m

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Natixis 5,939.43 23 6.77%
2 LBBW 5,403.66 21 6.16%
3 UniCredit 5,082.55 24 5.79%
4 HSBC 5,076.13 19 5.78%
5 Credit Agricole CIB 4,965.07 22 5.66%

Global FIG Revenue

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • 02 May 2016
1 Morgan Stanley 365.83 497 7.62%
2 JPMorgan 332.66 618 6.92%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 299.89 590 6.24%
4 Goldman Sachs 276.71 375 5.76%
5 Citi 264.54 592 5.51%

Bookrunners of European Subordinated FIG

Rank Lead Manager Amount €m No of issues Share %
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1 Barclays 6,170.54 15 14.50%
2 UBS 4,233.38 20 9.95%
3 BNP Paribas 3,846.71 16 9.04%
4 Credit Agricole CIB 3,549.81 11 8.34%
5 HSBC 2,155.16 15 5.06%